Costa Rica Central Bank approves plan to give more resources to banks

The monetary authority may give special credit, repurchase titles and expand the number of entities that can participate in the Interbank Money Market (MID).

Wednesday, November 5, 2008


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The measure is in effect since yesterday and includes three components, explained Central Bank manager, Roy Gonzalez.

The first component of the agreement is a Regulation on special operations to deal with extraordinary need for liquidity.

The second component is the possibility for the Bank to repurchase its own titles or those from the Ministry of Finance.

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